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Folk festivals and the foreign community

Dorothy Gladys Spicer

Folk festivals and the foreign community

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Published by Gale Research Co. in Detroit .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Festivals.,
    • Folk festivals -- United States.,
    • Ethnic groups.,
    • Immigrants -- United States.,
    • United States -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Dorothy Gladys Spicer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGT3930 .S6 1975
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 152 p. :
      Number of Pages152
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5707235M
      ISBN 100810343010
      LC Control Number70167201


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